Allegiant to start Phoenix flights from MidAmerica Airport

MASCOUTAH — Allegiant airlines today announced new nonstop service between MidAmerica St. Louis Airport and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport.

midamericaairportlogoOne-way fares on the new route are as low as $54, if purchased by June 22, 2017, for travel by Feb. 13, 2018.

“We’re thrilled to announce more ultra-low-cost service from MidAmerica St. Louis Airport,” said Lukas Johnson, Allegiant senior vice president of commercial. “We’re happy to provide local travelers with even more convenient options while they’re planning their sunny vacations.”

The new year-round flights will operate twice weekly between MidAmerica St. Louis Airport and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport beginning on Nov. 17. With the addition of this new route, Allegiant will serve nine cities out of MidAmerica St. Louis Airport. Other destinations served include Las Vegas; Myrtle Beach, S.C. and six destinations in Florida: Destin/Fort Walton Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers/Punta Gorda, Jacksonville, Orlando/Sanford and Tampa/St. Pete.

“Phoenix/Mesa is an exciting addition to the destinations Allegiant serves from MidAmerica, as it provides area residents direct access to an amazing location in the southwestern part of the U.S.,” said St. Clair County Board Chairman Mark Kern. “Allegiant’s great low-cost, non-stop service coupled with the exceptional passenger experience that comes with flying from MidAmerica will make this a great complement to our existing flights to Las Vegas, Myrtle Beach and six terrific Florida hotspots.”

“We’re thrilled to now offer nine great destinations for our travelers,” airport director Tim Cantwell said. “I know they are looking for more great experiences on Allegiant out of MidAmerica and we’re pleased to be able to deliver.”

About the introductory one-way fares

Price includes taxes and fees. Fares are one way and not available on all flights. See Allegiant.com for details. For optional services and baggage fees, visit Allegiant.com.

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